Good to see some recognition of the ongoing Canadian government contributions to progress with Digital identity. Over on Bruce Schneier’s blog he has some links to the Canadian privacy commissioner’s guidelines for identification and authentication and Industry Canada reference on authentication. On Kim Cameron’s blog Ontario’s privacy commissioner Anne Cavoukian continues to keep privacy considerations […]
The Impact of Emerging Technologies: What Digital IDs Mean – Technology Review The implications of Digital IDs have primarily received focus from a legal and technology perspective without enough analysis regarding the sociological implications. Little wonder that a lot of work remains to be done in making it simple and being able to win a
The Impact of Emerging Technologies: Calling Cryptographers – Technology Review There is growing recognition of the need for strong authentication and the important and dare I say leading role for cryptography as part of the solution. Still for widespread deployment simplicity robustness and cost issues need to be addressed.